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Myrtle Beach police search for man in domestic violence assault

Myrtle Beach police are searching for a 51-year-old man on charges he assaulted a 40-year-old woman last week, according to a police report.

Robert Wayne Morris is wanted on a charge of second-offense criminal domestic violence, which stemmed from an incident that occurred at 7 p.m. March 22 at an apartment located in the 500 block of 36th Avenue North, police said.

The woman told police Morris came into the apartment, pushed her to the bathroom floor and hit her several times before her son came into the room and pulled Morris off of her, according to the report. The woman said Morris took her car keys and the vehicle and left the area.

Police said Morris was last seen in a 1996 black Cadillac Seville and anyone with information regarding his whereabouts can call Myrtle Beach police at 918-1382.